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I reckon these are super cool.Anyone have a dealer stencil still on their OH? This is off an EJ (under bonnet). I dont have one.

Were they very common back in the day or was it only a handful of dealers that did this? Anyone know what model this practice was discontinued?

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Alby under the bonnet of the HK,I think they where a fairly common thing back then but how many survived who knows.Tim(Ambo) has this one to.WH Lober and Co no longer operate as a Holden dealer distributor!..

Big swell around the last few days mate:-o

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I like it how they those stencils were just super simple. No one cared about logos or colour codes or paying a company thousands to come up with a "cutting edge" pretentious, BS pretty looking logo.

Yep there has been swell. Scotts has no banks and its crap. There is an inside mush bank for the learners but Ive been surfing Grassy which is the only place for miles with a bank ATM (secret isnt out yet). 3-6ft here. I foolishly surfed it 8ft plus two days ago and was reminded that im not 20 something anymore. Horseshoe at South West Rocks probably is breaking too. Nothing around Nambucca. A mate said that Main is beginning to form up a right off the point though.

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hahaha,wait until you get to 56 mate then you are really reminded that you're not 20 anymore:( At least ya had a go at it mate.I just can't surf waves that big anymore:( but just enjoy up to around 5 foot these days mate if I can paddle around em like pointbreaks.Yeah Grassy is often good,surfed that a few times!...

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56?? just a kid mate.

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haha,I don't feel like a kid mate,I've battered my body a lot through my 20s,30,and 40s and now paying the price:(...

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And it shows...

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I know...:(

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you're a kid (age wise) compared to me LOL

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I think the stencils were more focussed on commercial vehicles, rather than sedan/wagons. I don't why I think that but something I saw many years ago prompts me to remember it some how?

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Got a Muirs one on a HG sedan bonnet. I have seen a few original cars without any at all, which makes me think some dealers just didn't bother.

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I've got one on an HR bonnet. There's a few pics in my shed, have a look here:
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Some great pics there mate "Lober Pty Ltd" gets a good run with your piccy collection too.

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Some are my pics, some are other's pics.

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It might've been commercials and fleet/company cars

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Bryan

A Lithgow dealer! Was that a commercial / fleet car?

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Not mine, I saw it at a show recently, it struck a cord because I've been to a lookout at Lithgow called Hassan Falls, without googling I'd say the Name Hassan must've been prominent in the town.
It was on a ute.

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My mate has one under his bonnet of Suttons Chullora on his HD X2 Premier Wagon which was left to him by his father who passed away:)...

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I've been tempted to make up my own, but not too sure how to do it. Anyone have any ideas?

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Not too hard Tim, google image an appropriate font. Photocopy to the desired size cut out your lettering arrange the wording. Glue down with a uhu stick or spray adhesive, mask up then rattle can it.
Here's one I did recently on my bike tank.

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Bryan

Great job Bryan..

I'll have to get onto it one day.

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Great job ya doin on that bike mate,I reckon it would look cool in the back of a 70s Dodge ute..;)

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Ha ha ha funny bugger, I'm working on it.

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Good...

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